• Short Summary

    Developed nations were warned not to 'bow to criminality' by the President of Interpol a the opening of the organisation's 41st general assembly in Frankfurt, West Germany, on Tuesday (September 19) the President, Mr.

  • Description

    1.
    GV TILT DOWN & DU.. sign "Frankfurt Intercontinental Hotel"
    0.11

    2.
    GV PAN & MV policeman man motorbikes (2 shots)
    0.18

    3.
    CU Interpol insignia
    0.21

    4.
    GV Officials on platform
    0.27

    5.
    SV PAN ..left to right - Vice-Pres. Higgit and President Dickopf
    0.35

    6.
    GV Delegates seated
    0.38

    7.
    MV Speaker
    0.43

    8.
    CU TILT UP.. Norwegian delegates and others (4 shots)
    1.01

    9.
    GV ZOOM IN & SV.. another speaker
    1.12

    10.
    GV Delegates applaud
    1.18


    EXTERIOR CONFERENCE HOTEL; INTERIOR CONFERENCE IN PROGRESS WITH DELEGATES INCLUDING VICE-PRESIDENTS HIGGIT AND PRESIDENT DICKOPF.




    Initials ES. 1250 ES. 1305



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    Background: Developed nations were warned not to 'bow to criminality' by the President of Interpol a the opening of the organisation's 41st general assembly in Frankfurt, West Germany, on Tuesday (September 19) the President, Mr. Paul Dickopf, also stressed that even in such matters as air piracy, Interpol was bound to be totally non-political.

    During its conference, scheduled to last until September 26, Interpol was to discuss such issues as the narcotics trade, hijacking and the illegal labour market, and the admission to membership of Malta. Bahrain and Oman.

    Three hundred and fifty delegates from III countries were expected to attend.

    SYNOPSIS: The forty-first general assembly of Interpol opened in Frankfurt, West Germany, on Tuesday with a warning to developed countries not to 'bow to criminality'.

    The conference, which three-hundred-and-fifty delegates from one-hundred-and-eleven nations were expected to attend, was due to discuses such issues as hijacking, the narcotics trade, and the illegal labour market. The warning to developed nations came from Interpol President, Mr. Paul Dickopf, who also stressed that even in such matters as hijacking and air piracy, Interpol was bound to remain non-political.

    The conference, due to last until September 26, was to consider applications for membership from Malta, Bahrain and Oman.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41K2J33GURWARHFQO901ZDNEG
    Media URN:
    VLVA41K2J33GURWARHFQO901ZDNEG
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    20/09/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
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    Canister:
    N/A

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